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Level 14, 90 Collins Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
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Jarrod Voss – Patent Attorney
Jarrod is a registered Australian and New Zealand Patent Attorney practising in biotechnology, with a particular focus on antibodies, cell therapies, genetic engineering, plant science, and recombinant protein production.
Full Bio

Jarrod has a strong background in scientific research. Prior to joining FB Rice, Jarrod was a NHMRC Early Career Research Fellow (Peter Doherty Fellow) at Monash University. In 2014, Jarrod completed a PhD as a Herchel Smith scholar at Jesus College, University of Cambridge.

Jarrod's scientific research spanned a wide range of biotechnological applications including therapeutic antibodies against influenza and cancer, anthrax drug targets, and bacterial gene regulators. Jarrod has published his research in numerous scientific papers in world leading interdisciplinary journals, such as Nature and Science.

Jarrod is experienced in handling Australian, New Zealand and overseas patent prosecution for both local and overseas clients. Jarrod also regularly provides freedom to operate, infringement, validity, and strategic patent advice.

Education & Industry Expertise


  • PhD in Biochemistry from the University of Cambridge
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons) from the University of Melbourne

Key Areas of Expertise

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular biology
  • Antibodies
  • Cell therapies
  • Genetic engineering
  • Plant science
  • Recombinant protein production
  • Antibiotic development
  • Bioinformatics
  • Cell biology
  • X-ray crystallography
  • Electron microscopy

Industry Focus

  • Biotechnology